at the washington convention center. alicia keys, brad paisley, chris cornell, jamie foxx, jennifer hudson and marc anthony. and some of the inauguration ball will include stevie wonder. and university sponsor ball, men's warehouse tuxedo has been working with gw u for the past three inaugurations to help men look their bells for the big celebration. the university has been holding their own ball for the inauguration since 1933. >> we have almost 390 tuxedos. we have students who went into our stores all across the country if they didn't make it in for the fitting here on campus. we have them from all over the united states. >> this year's gw inaugural ball is on monday night at the omni shoreham hotel. >> since president obama took office in 2008, all eyes have been on first lady michele obama. the editor of essence magazine are releasing a book to commemorate michele obama. it member rates her journaley from the south side of chicago all the way to the white house in the book, a salute to michele obama. >> i'm a huge fan, essence subscriber for many, many years. >> wonderful. >> i love this book.